Advocate Vibod Gupta MLC Rajouri visited the adopted School, Govt. Boys Higher Secondary School, Rajouri and took stock of the various activities of the School. Pertinent to mention that, Gupta is the Only Legislator of District Rajouri, who has adopted a school, after the decision was taken in the District development Board Meeting under the chairmanship of Late Mufti Mohd Sayeed, Former Chief Minister of BJP-PDP Coalition government. Principal of the School, Abdul Raouf Dar briefed Mr. Gupta regarding the various activities being performed in connection with the Educational upliftment of the students, besides establishment of Smart Class Room in the School, where online lectures are shown to the desirous students on alternate days.
Dar also apprised Gupta that, the construction of Play field, Herbal Garden is under progress, for which Gupta provided funds under his CDS. Dar also informed that a total no. of 480 Students are enrolled in the School and under ST and Pahari category scholarships are also being disbursed. Gupta showed satisfaction, over the working of school and asked the Staff to work with zeal and dedication.
Gupta also interacted with the newly recruited Teachers, are getting induction Training in the Smart Training Centre of BHSS, Rajouri. While interaction, Gupta said that Teachers are the national builders and they can bring reform in educational System, if work with zeal and dedication. Gupta said that young minds are pure and clean & can be molded towards positivity. Its duty of parents, elders and Teachers to reshape the Students and put them on the right path. Gupta, said that different initiatives like giving free extra coaching for the up-gradation of Students, would act as equalisers in the society, where children from rich and poor families shall learn side by side in common classroom. He said that the coaching programmes must be introduced, that must have special focus on personality development. He urged the officials to take innovative, steps to regain the faith of the students in Govt. Schools, as today Privatization has overruled the Govt. Sector.
He also emphasized on the newly teachers, that moral values are to be inculcated, in the young generation and it’s the duty of true teachers to bring students on the right path. He also castigated that Drug Menace in the Society prevails, due to which our young and smart children are losing their lives. He said that District administration and Police authorities are vigilant in this regard to curb the menace of drugs abuse, which is a bug threat to the generation.
Gupta also reiterated that, violence in Kashmir valley by Students community shows degradation of values among them. Teachers and parents must play their role and should not let the students to come into the clutches of people with nefarious designs in their mind. He said that it is the responsibility of both the administration as well as the civil society to make the youth of Kashmir understand the reality, instead of getting instigated by the false propaganda by a handful few. Gupta applauded the role of youth of the state, who have sacrificed their life for the safety and security of the general public.
Gupta also said that, his party BJP always consider people of Kashmir as their own people. Except for a few spoiling the situation at gunpoint, a majority of the people in valley want peace and normal. They all are Indians and protecting their lives and dignity, is the responsibility of our governments at the Centre and in the state. Restoring law and order in the state in general and In Rajouri District in particular, is our joint responsibility and we will fulfill it, said Gupta.
He said that the Coalition Govt. is trying at its best to provide best facilities to the last man of the area, at the door step in all the sectors like Health, Education, PHE, PDD besides construction of roads and connectivity to the Public of far-flung areas. He stressed upon the regional divide and said that better Education to the young generation can minimize the ideological differences and can change the attitude of people, for which its our responsibility to strengthen the Educational Institutions. He also impressed that, Modi led Government at Centre and PDP-BJP coalition in the State is committed to weed out corruption, nepotism and misrule form public life and working for betterment and upliftment of common masses in all sectors.
Newly recruited Teachers thanked Mr. Gupta for his tireless efforts in getting Approval for their list, after the list of Teachers was quashed by the Hon’ble Supreme Court and also assured that they will work with honesty and shall enhance the Educational System.
Kamal Bakshi,Atam Gupta,Ashwani Koccher,Abdul Gani Shwal,Raja Rattan among others who were present there.